Friday, December 16, 2016
NEWS ROUNDUP: Dan Nerud Selected To Help Lead Nebraska Corn Growers
Here's what is trending in Dorchester...
* Dorchester Farmer Elected V.P. For Nebraska Corn Growers: Dan Nerud of Dorchester has been elected the new vice president of the Nebraska Corn Growers Association. The group, which is the premier legislative and membership advocate for Nebraska’s corn growers, made the announcement earlier this week following its annual meeting in Lincoln.
* Dustin Nelson Named To Class C1 Football Honorable Mention List: Who says Dorchester guys can't hang with Class C1 football teams? Dorchester's Dustin Nelson, a DHS senior, has been awarded an honorable mention spot for his efforts as a starter for the Milford-Dorchester football team in 2016. That is according to the Omaha World-Herald. Way to go, Dustin. See the full list for all classes here.
* Exeter's Town Board Considers Paving Rest Of Town's Streets: At its board meeting earlier this month, the Exeter town board discussed a $1.4 million plan that will finish the paving of unpaved streets in that community, according to the Friend Sentinel. The Exeter board is also planning a downtown improvement project that includes LED lighting for its street lamps.